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  • August 26, 2020
    We often hear about unemployment numbers or stock market fluctuations on the news as a measure on the state of society, but what about changes in our waste? While often overlooked, waste can provide helpful insights on our economic and social behaviors.     

    Here at ACUA, we have been tracking the impacts of the coronavirus and subsequent stay-at-home orders on waste trends across both our solid waste and wastewater divisions. 

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    July 15, 2020

    The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) released its first Scientific Report on Climate Change in June. The report covers the latest and most reliable science to explain how climate change will impact New Jersey.

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    July 2, 2020

    On Saturday, April 18, 2020, a sewer leak was reported in Atlantic City on the Bader Field site. The leak was located on a 30” force main that services the Downbeach communities, the Chelsea Heights section of AC and Seaview Harbor Marina in Egg Harbor Township. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP), local health departments and the Atlantic City Office of Emergency Management were notified about the situation. The Atlantic County Utilities Authority (ACUA) hired an emergency outside contractor to install a temporary bypass system and contain the leak.

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